Description of Total War: Shogun 2 - Fall of the Samurai
Buy Total War: Shogun 2 - Fall of the Samurai as a Steam Key.
DOES NOT require the base game Total War: SHOGUN 2 in order to play
THE END OF THE SAMURAI ERA, THE DAWN OF AN EMPIRE. The standalone expansion to the award winning Total War: SHOGUN 2 explores the conflict between the Imperial throne and the last Shogunate in 19th century Japan, 400 years after the events of the original game – a dramatic clash of traditional Samurai culture with the explosive power of modern weaponry.
Guide ancient Japan into the modern age, as the arrival of America, Britain and France incites a ferocious civil war which will decide the future of the nation.Game FeaturesDramatic 19th century Japan settingBased on the backdrop of the Boshin War period, the new campaign starts in 1864, a time of growing resentment against Western colonial power and influence. As Japan began to modernise and industrialise, the inevitable social and economic changes led to increasingly militant nationalism and antipathy towards the Shogunate.
6 new playable clans
Play as a clan supporting the Imperial throne, or the last Shogunate:Shogunate clans: Aizu, Nagaoka, JozaiImperial clans: Choshu, Satsuma, Tosa.
New foreign powers: The American, British and French nations played an important part in the story of the Boshin war and your relations with these foreign powers will be integral to unit recruitment and to advancing your technology trees. New 19th century Japan campaign map
The new island of Ezo extends the SHOGUN 2 campaign map northwards. Fully refreshed towns and other campaign map features reflect the different time period, with railways making their first appearance in a Total War title.Railway lines on the campaign map
Develop your own railway network to move armies and agents between your regions.Railways can be sabotaged and transport can be blocked by enemy armies who take control of parts of the line or railway stations.
Features Total War: Shogun 2 - Fall of the Samurai
39 new land units: Including modern ranged units - such as the Gatling gun and Armstrong gun - controllable in a new first-person mode. New units can also be recruited from foreign powers, including the British Royal Marines, US Marine Corps and French Marines.
10 new naval unit types with a total of 21 ships
New steam-powered warships, heavily armed with modern artillery.
New land and sea unit interactions: During a land battle, armies can call in offshore artillery support barrages.
Campaign map bombardments: offshore naval units can bombard armies and cities in adjacent coastal areas on the campaign map itself.
3 new agent typesThe Foreign Veteran, the Ishin Shishi and the Shinshengumi.Multiplayer 2.0
New Conquest map reflecting the 19th century setting
Brand-new Fall of the Samurai avatar, including:Over 40 new retainers
Over 30 new armour pieces
New 19th century avatar skill tree
Multiple avatars: players can enjoy multiple careers and progression across Shogun 2 and Fall of The Samurai